Sonia Deel received her undergraduate degree in marketing from York College of Pennsylvania in 2016, where she served as the senior class president. She earned her M.S. in marketing at American University in Washington, D.C., where she currently resides.

Before coming to FIRE, Sonia worked for the Walt Disney Company in Orlando, Florida, and held numerous research positions focusing on consumer ethics and behavior change marketing, and market research and data analysis.

Sonia’s life-long passion for civil liberties brought her to FIRE, and she is very excited to work across departments to help execute FIRE’s mission on various fronts. In her spare time, Sonia enjoys taking spin classes, laughing along to comedies, and exploring new and fun activities around D.C. with her friends.